1999 Total Solar Eclipse - Diamond Ring

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As totality ends, the first portion of the Sun's photosphere that is uncovered creates the "diamond ring" effect.

Instrument:  C5
F-ratio:  f/10
Exposure:  1/60 second
Film:  Elite Chrome 200
Date:   August 11, 1999
Location:  Bagdere, Turkey

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